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10 Countertop Cleaning Tips

Kitchen countertops have to be able to handle anything, from a paring knife that veers off course to spilled grape juice. Fortunately, regular cleaning will keep them up to the task. Just follow these guidelines.


10 Things You Should Never Throw Away

10 Things You Should Never Throw Away

There are items we consciously recycle and items we toss without a second thought. Here are 10 things you should never throw away at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Housework Delegating 101: Put the Kids to Work

Housework Delegating 101: Put the Kids to Work

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Greenify and Beautify: 3 Environmentally Friendly Home Decor Ideas

Greenify and Beautify: 3 Environmentally Friendly Home Decor Ideas

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Energy Star, Organic, and More: Understanding Eco-Friendly Certifications

Energy Star, Organic, and More: Understanding Eco-Friendly Certifications

Energy Star, Organic, and More: Understanding Eco-Friendly Certifications. Learn about Energy Star, Organic, and other Eco-Friendly Certifications! See more »

5 Futuristic Green Home Improvements

5 Futuristic Green Home Improvements

Curious about futuristic green home improvements? Check out our 5 Futuristic Green Home Improvements! See more »

4 Materials to Avoid in an Eco-Friendly Home

4 Materials to Avoid in an Eco-Friendly Home

Wondering what materials to avoid in an eco-friendly home? Read 4 Materials to Avoid in an Eco-Friendly Home! See more »

Energy-Saving Tips to Save Money and the Planet

Energy-Saving Tips to Save Money and the Planet

Want to save energy, money and the planet? Check out our Energy-Saving Tips to Save Money and the Planet! See more »

Green Living Solutions for Small Budgets

Green Living Solutions for Small Budgets

Looking for some green living solutions for a small budget? Check out our Green Living Solutions for Small Budgets! See more »

5 Surprising Ways to Save Energy

5 Surprising Ways to Save Energy

Looking for ways to save energy? Check out these 5 Surprising Ways to Save Energy! See more »

5 Things to Look for in a New Home for Maximum Energy Efficiency

5 Things to Look for in a New Home for Maximum Energy Efficiency

Curious about what new home maximum energy efficiency? Check out our list of 5 Things to Look for in a New Home for Maximum Energy Efficiency! See more »